01 Oct 2016

Psicologia y Derechos Humanos PSYDEH A.C. Succeeds in GlobalGiving’s Accelerator, Becomes Recognized Partner of Global Giving

[Global Giving Press release, October 1, 2016]

PSYDEH graduated from the GlobalGiving Accelerator program, gaining entry into the GlobalGiving marketplace and becoming a recognized partner of GlobalGiving. As part of the Accelerator, Psicología y Derechos Humanos PSYDEH A.C. successfully raised $7,242 from 68 unique individual donors to support their project, “Join Native Women: Build Self-Reliant Communities.”

“We’re thrilled to have Psicología y Derechos Humanos PSYDEH A.C. as part of our community. Psicología y Derechos Humanos PSYDEH A.C. has met our rigorous vetting standards for trust and community support, and we’re committed to providing tools, training, and support as they learn, grow and become more effective,” said Mari Kuraishi, President and Co-Founder of GlobalGiving. “GlobalGiving donors value the opportunity to support nonprofits like Psicología y Derechos Humanos PSYDEH A.C., knowing that they’ll get regular updates about how their donations are put to work.”


“PSYDEH’s project organizes native women to work together to sustainably develop their own Otomi-Tepehua region of central Mexico. We provide workshops on leadership, rights and using storytelling as marketing tool, enabling them to launch their own local projects, e.g., distributing clean burning stoves or confronting gender violence. We also unite women across the Region at a public forum where they present their growth agenda to new government leaders. Your donation funds this bottom-up work.”, said Damon Taylor, project leader at Psicologia y Derechos Humanos PSYDEH A.C..

About GlobalGiving (GG): GG is the first and largest global crowdfunding community that connects nonprofits, donors, and companies in nearly every country around the world. GG makes it possible for local organizations to access the funding, tools, training, and support they need to become more effective and make the world a better place. Any registered nonprofit is welcome to apply for the GG Accelerator Program: GlobalGiving.org/join



PSYDEH is a non-profit civil association, which was formed by the initiative of a group of young women from the municipality of Santiago Tulantepec in the State of Hidalgo. PSYDEH is committed to working with and for the most vulnerable communities in the region through the promotion of a Sustainable Human Development.